Planning Your Business

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December 18, 2018

A successful business doesn’t come without a well thought-out business plan. Here’s your ultimate guide to writing a business plan, mapped out step-by-step.

December 17, 2018

Our state-by-state breakdown helps you find everything you need to get your business credentialed in no time—whether you need a business license or permit.
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December 17, 2018

Technology has made it easy to start a business from home. Here are the best and most affordable home business ideas, online or otherwise, anyone can start.
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December 17, 2018

Do you know what your small business's profit margin goals should be? See our helpful guide to assess good profit margins for your small business.
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December 14, 2018

No need to stress. We’ve put together a list of 14 types of business startup costs you’ll need to consider when drawing up that first business plan.
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December 13, 2018

There are certain things about starting a restaurant that you can only learn from experience... But for the rookie, this is a great place to start!
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December 13, 2018

Are you interesting in starting a wine business? Here's the ultimate guide to how to start a wine business and make it a success.
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December 13, 2018

What is DBA? Here’s everything aspiring entrepreneurs need to know about deciding whether they need a "doing business as" name and filing for it.
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December 12, 2018

Filling a need in the local community can put you on the road to success. These 13 small town business ideas can inspire you.
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December 12, 2018

The more you look into the vending industry, the more exciting is to find out how to start a vending machine business. Here's what to know.
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December 12, 2018

Thinking of buying an existing business? There are plenty of advantages to buying a business that’s already been around for a while—and some drawbacks, too.
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